Now Brewing – PROJECT SPECIALIST II - GLOBAL PUBLIC POLICY! #tobeapartner
From the beginning, Starbucks set out to be a different kind of company. One that not only celebrated coffee and the rich tradition, but that also brought a feeling of connection. We are known for developing extraordinary leaders who share this passion and are guided by their service to others.
This position contributes to Starbucks success by managing a portion of our relationship with Arizona State University: Starbucks Global Academy. You will liaison between the two organizations, ensuring completion of deliverables that serve the organizations’ joint goals.
This role is responsible for timely delivery of key projects within the Starbucks Global Academy portfolio and building the overall global reach of the platform. You will contribute to the strategic vision of the platform by directly overseeing the completion of new courses rooted in Starbucks mission and values, working closely with international market leads to adopt the platform, and explore new initiative areas that would leverage academic resources from within ASU.
This role requires close partnership with business stakeholders across the organization to enable collaboration on planning, execution, and delivery. You have demonstrated a successful track record of managing complex programs in a fast-moving environment, while also being able to transform business issues and challenges into workable solutions.
As a project specialist, you will…
We’d love to hear from people with:
Ability to communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing
Ability to balance multiple priorities and meet deadlines
Attention to detail
Ability to deliver excellent customer service
Ability to handle confidential and sensitive information
Basic skills in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access and Project
Analytical, problem-solving and conceptual skills
Ability to define objectives, scope and resources for projects contained within a department or business unit
Knowledge of concepts, techniques and tools relating to coordinating and tracking projects
Knowledge of standards, practices and techniques of project management
Ability to organize large volumes of data for compilation, analysis and retrieval
Join us and be part of something bigger. Apply today!
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